1-9 Resolution to Authorize the Housing Authority of Town
Whereas: The governing body of the Town of Stafford has taken into consideration the availability and monthly cost of rental housing, the degree of overcrowding, the percentage of land coverage, the light air space and access available to the inhabitants of such dwelling accommodations, the size of the rooms, the sanitary facilities and the extent to which conditions exist in such buildings which may endanger life or property by fire or other causes in the Town of Stafford.
Now Therefore Be It Resolved: The governing body of the Town of Stafford does find:
That unsanitary or unsafe inhabited dwelling accommodations exist in the Town of Stafford. That there is a shortage of safe or sanitary dwelling accommodations in the Town of Stafford available to families or low-income rentals they can afford.
That there is a shortage of safe or sanitary dwelling accommodations in the Town of Stafford available to families of moderate income at rentals they can afford.
And Be It Further Resolved: That the governing body of the Town of Stafford does hereby declare that there is a need for a Housing Authority in the Town of Stafford based upon the aforementioned findings. The Board of Selectmen hereby authorizes the establishment of a Housing Authority.
Date: January 31, 1966
Warren Memorial Town Hall • 1 Main Street • Primary Department Hours: M-W: 8-4:30, Th: 8-6:30 • First Selectman Open Door: Fri: 8:30-Noon